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The Exchange

Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7127 3990
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food service and ambience. Great location. The Exchange doesn't take bookings unless it's a large party, but you can have a drink while you wait. Waiting time is quite reasonable.

1  Thank Jamella072015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a brilliant night out with good food and great service from friendly staff. The meal was excellent and served by friendly young people.

Thank artdamien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here a few times over the years. It used to be very good quality food, even with it being a little more expensive it seems worth it because of the quality. However the last few times I have visited I have felt...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had evening dinner with 2 friends, food and wine was great, very attentive staff. I had the chicken bang bang for mains and profiteroles for desert, very tasty. Will definitely be back and would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Roisin D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

And so glad I did! Lovely food, I had the Thai Green Chicken Curry followed by the Chocolate Fudge Cake ....both lovely. The two friends I was dining with had different dishes which they both thoroughly enjoyed too. Very reasonably priced and friendly staff. Most...More

Thank AuntyRani
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very busy restaurant, called here again on Saturday night. Had a gorgeous meal, very attentive staff and great atmosphere, will definitely go back.

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Had the Fajitas, which were excellent after a day of driving. Went to the early session which proved not to be too crowded.

Thank michaelwR4915KX
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Myself and 2 friends decided to the The Exchange on a group visit to Derry. We were pleasantly surprised. The place was very busy and we had to wait 45 mins for a table. When we ordered the food and wine it came very quickly....More

Thank ciara1ryan
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to the exchange a few times now whilst in derry. Although you may have to wait on a seat it is definitely worth the waiting time. The food is outstanding and you will not leave hungry. Excellent value for money and a...More

Thank Drunken_Munky
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Once again another busy night in the Exchange, arrived before 7pm to find that we had a 30 minute wait for table availability, not unusual for this restaurant at this time of the evening. The menus offers a wide and varied choice of dishes, service...More

Thank Mervyn H
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Eunan M
10 December 2016|
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They don't take bookings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7127 3990
  • E-mail
The Exchange Restaurant and Wine Bar is a family friendly, informal restaurant located centrally near the Peace Bridge in the busy town centre. Established 10 years ago, we have become a well known attraction on the riverside. We serve a comprehensive range of good food, including vegetarian options, and quality wine. All of our food is locally sourced and freshly produced on the premises by professional chefs. The establishment has been awarded a Five Star hygiene rating.
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